Erasmus (No Deal)

Erasmus+ in the UK and European Solidarity Corps (ESC) if there’s no Brexit deal Updated 29 January 2019 Contents Purpose Applications for the 2019 Call for Proposals The government underwrite guarantee More information Leaving the EU with a deal remains the government’s top priority. This has not changed. However, a responsible government must plan for […]

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Sanctions (No Deal)

Sanctions policy if there’s no Brexit deal Updated 1 February 2019 Contents Purpose Before 29 March 2019 After March 2019 if there’s no deal What you would need to do More information Delivering the deal negotiated with the EU remains the government’s top priority. This has not changed. However, the government must prepare for every […]

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Medicines, Medical Devices, Trials (No Deal)

Guidance How medicines, medical devices and clinical trials would be regulated if there’s no Brexit deal Updated 3 January 2019 Contents Purpose Before 29 March 2019 After 29 March 2019 if there’s no deal Implications More information   © Crown copyright 2019 This publication is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence v3.0 […]

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Trade Marks and Designs (No Deal)

Trade marks and designs if there’s no Brexit deal Updated 17 January 2019 Contents Purpose Continued protection of registered trade marks and designs in the UK Continued protection of unregistered Community designs Correspondence addresses and confidentiality for UK trade marks and designs More information Delivering the deal negotiated with the EU remains the government’s top […]

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Exporting Cultural Objects (No Deal)

Exporting objects of cultural interest if there’s no Brexit deal Updated 6 February 2019 Delivering the deal negotiated with the EU remains the government’s top priority. This has not changed. However, the government must prepare for every eventuality, including a no deal scenario. For 2 years, the government has been implementing a significant programme of […]

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No Deal Arrangements for EU citizens in UK

Government outlines no deal arrangements for EU citizens In the event of no deal, EU citizens will be able to enter the UK to visit, work or study after 29 March 2019. For stays longer than 3 months, European Temporary Leave to Remain will be required. Published 28 January 2019 From: Home Office and UK Visas and […]

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Ferry / Channel Tunnel

Ferry or Channel Tunnel operators moving goods between the UK and the EU Contents How the customs process will change Transit of non-EU goods within the EU Dealing with import VAT Changes to VAT IT systems Actions you can take now The trade that you carry out with the EU will broadly follow the customs […]

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Alcohol, Tobacco & Fuel

Businesses selling duty-suspended alcohol, tobacco or fuel in the UK Updated 21 December 2018 Contents How excise processes will change Actions you can take now Businesses that trade with the EU will broadly follow the same customs controls as businesses trading with the rest of the world – so they will need to adapt their […]

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No Deal Scenario Overview

Purpose of this notice As announced by the Prime Minister and Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union on 18 July 2018, the government will be publishing a series of technical notices during August and September. Today we are publishing the first 25 of these notices and will publish more during September. These notices […]

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EU Travel UK No Deal Notes

Before 29 March 2019 Most EU countries (though not the UK) are members of the Schengen Agreement. This agreement removes passport checks and border controls at the borders between countries within the Schengen area. People can travel around the area as if it is one country. If you’re a British citizen, as an EU national, […]

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Mobile Communications UK No Deal Notes

Before 29 March 2019 You can travel in the EU with guaranteed surcharge-free roaming. This means you can use your mobile devices to make calls, send texts and use mobile data services for no more than you would be charged when in the UK. In addition, the EU Roaming regulation requires mobile operators to apply […]

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Seafarer’s Certificate UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides information about the impact of the UK leaving the EU without a deal on the recognition of seafarer certificates. It also outlines the government’s approach to providing continuity for EU trained seafarers working on board UK flagged vessels, and the action being taken by government to minimise risks for UK trained […]

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Maritime Security UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice informs companies that are currently exempted from providing security pre-arrival information for scheduled services between the UK and the EU ports that: in a no deal scenario they will need to provide this information they should plan accordingly by engaging with EU countries to understand what information they would be required to […]

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Space Programmes UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how the UK’s space programmes would be affected if the UK leaves the EU with no deal, including: the European satellite navigation programmes, Galileo and European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) the Copernicus Earth Observation space programme the EU Space Surveillance and Tracking (EUSST) programme The UK’s membership of the […]

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Drug Precursors UK No Deal Notes

Purpose If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out how this would affect you if you are handling and trading in drug precursor chemicals. Drug precursors are chemicals that can be used in the illicit manufacture of narcotic drugs. They also have legitimate commercial uses and are legally used […]

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Oil & Gas Businesses UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice explains to businesses engaged in energy sector activities (e.g. oil and gas exploration and production operations), and companies obligated under the UK’s Compulsory Stockholding of Oil regime, how these will apply should the UK leave the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. This notice covers: oil and gas licensing […]

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Ozone Depleting Substances UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how the UK would continue to regulate the trade and use of fluorinated gases (F gases) and Ozone Depleting Substances (ODS) if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. These gases are used as refrigerants, feedstocks for the manufacture of other chemicals, in medical inhalers, fire […]

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Environmental Standards UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how the UK government will uphold environmental standards if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. These include standards in areas such as waste, air quality, water, and protection of habitats and species. Before 29 March 2019 Human health and the environment is currently protected by […]

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Car Emissions UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides manufacturers with information about regulating and reporting CO2 emissions of new cars and vans registered in the UK if we leave the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 March 2019 Emissions of CO2 from new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles registered in Europe each year […]

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Industrial Emissions UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how the Industrial Emissions Best Available Technique (BAT) regime would be affected if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. The UK government is developing systems and processes that would make the transition as straightforward as possible. Before 29 March 2019 There is a large body […]

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Data Protection UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out the actions UK organisations should take to enable the continued flow of personal data between the UK and the EU in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. This notice does not consider sector-specific requirements, for example in relation to […]

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Telecoms UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to inform businesses of our contingency plan with regard to the telecoms regulatory framework in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. It does not cover other matters which may also be relevant to telecoms providers (please see […]

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Merger Control UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how merger review and investigations into anti-competitive activity would be affected if the UK leaves the EU with no deal. If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out how this would affect: the role of the Competition and Markets Authority; merger review; investigations into […]

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Broadcasting UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to set out the legal status for audiovisual services that media services providers may wish to consider in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 March 2019 The Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMSD) (Directive 2010/13/EU) sets […]

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Procurement UK No Deal Notes

Before 29 March 2019 Under the UK’s EU membership, all procurement opportunities that fall within the scope of the EU procurement directives are advertised on the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU) via Tenders Electronic Daily (TED). Procurement opportunities for below threshold contracts not falling within the scope of the EU procurement directives are […]

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Vehicle Approval UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice explains the contingency plans the Department for Transport (DfT) and the Vehicle Certification Agency (VCA) would implement in order to allow vehicle and component manufacturers to place new products on the market if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without an agreement. Motorists and fleet operators would not be affected […]

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